Towards complete management of nasal congestion:
Nasal congestion is a symptom common to many diseases like allergic disorders, rhinitis, influenza, simple cold or environment related pollution, or infection of upper respiratory tract.
Relief from nasal congestion can be obtained independent of the different phases of cure of the disease related to it. However, it is observed that in managing relief the cure is indirectly a concomitant effect. The formulation which has been found acceptable internationally takes care of the causative factors.
Indications : Nasal congestion and associated symptoms such as headache.
Each tablet of 250 mg contains:
Hydrastis canadensis 3x 25 mg
Echinacea angustifolia 1x 25 mg
Cinnabaris 12x 25 mg
Kalium bichromicum 4x 25 mg
Baryta muriatica 3x 25 mg
Excipients Q.S. to make 250 mg
Proven indications of the individual ingredients within the sphere of claimed action:
Hydrastis canadensis : It is effective for all kinds of mucous membrane inflammations, watery coryza, excoriating with burning, smarting and rawness in nose, throat & chest. Its discharges are scanty indoors and profuse outdoors. Sneezing, dull frontal headache, tickling in nostril with constant discharge of thick, white, tenacious mucus are also covered.
Echinacea angustifolia : It covers stuffiness of nostrils with mucus in nares and pharynx with feeling of fullness, obliged to blow nose, but it does not relieve. Rawness and soreness of nostril, sensitive to cold, which comes as a flow of mucus and blood. Headache over eyes with sneezing are also relieved. Echinacea builds up immune defense mechanism and over the period repeated attacks are lowered or eliminated.
Cinnabaris : It has an action on upper respiratory tract. It rapidly liquefies the blocked secretion in the nose and paranasal sinuses. It covers violent fluent coryza, lameness of thighs and aching in the small of the back, lumps of dirty yellow mucus are discharged. Pressive sensation at the base of the nose, and the pain spreads to the nasal root and over the temples to the ear.
Kalium bichromicum : Affinity of this drug is the mucous membrane of air passages. It covers coryza with obstruction of nose, violent sneezing in the morning, thick, ropy, greenish yellow discharge which gets blocked in the nose and lowers olfactory sensation. Pressure and sticking pain at root of nose with inflammation of frontal sinuses, and postnasal dropping, are covered. Condition deteriorates in hot weather and morning cold. Condition improves with movement and activity.
Baryta muriatica : It has a great organotropic relationship to the nasal-throat region. Brings down the swelling of the mucous membranes and allows the secretion to flow. Symptoms are headache, giddiness, and humming in the ear. The tonsil, salivary and ear glands are swollen. Conditions are worse in cold and damp weather.
Dosage : Unless otherwise prescribed by the physician, 1 to 2 tablets 3 times daily. If complaints are not relieved, consult a specialist.
Side effects : No side effects of Alpha- NC are known.
Contra-indications : No contra-indications for the use of Alpha - NC are known.
Interactions : No interactions between Alpha - NC and other products are known.
Presentation : 40 tablets in blister pack of 4x10